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What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 664 people named Dews in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 25% more people named Dews in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 831 people named Dews were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 88
  • 73 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,566
  • 797 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

As Dews families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • 76 were first-generation Americans
  • 33 were born in foreign countries
  • 151 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Texas